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Kid Flicks (New!)
A new weekly event geared to younger children; all children must be accompanied by an adult.   
Where:  Community Center, 3101-17th Street
When:   Tuesdays, June 17 through August 5th
Time:    10:00 am
Ages:    10 years of age and under
Cost:     Free and includes refreshments
Movie:   For a list of upcoming features click here

Movie at the Lakefront
A monthly event held the second Friday of the month at the lakefront beginning at sundown.
Where:  The Lakefront, 1104 Lakeshore Blvd
When:   Friday, August 8th

Time:    Sunset 
Movie:  “Rio 2” (G)
Cost:     FREE!

Get in the Dirt with Wirt
The August class theme is “Growing a Pumpkin Patch.”  Join us in the pasture as we start our pumpkin patch for the fall festivities.  Participants will leave with a pumpkin plant to take home.  Please dress comfortably with closed toed-shoes and get ready to get dirty! Pre-registration is requested at the Civic Center front office located at 3001-17th Street.
Where: Peghorn Nature Park, 2101 Peghorn Way
When:  Saturday, August 9th
Time:   1:00 – 3:00 pm
Ages:   7 – 11 years old
Cost:    $5.00 per child

Splish Splash Bash
Cool off in the pool and enjoy a movie on the big screen. Gate opens one hour before dusk; movie starts at dusk. 
Where:  Chris Lyle Aquatics Center, 3001-17th Street
When:   Saturday, August 16th

Time:    6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Ages:    All 
Cost:    FREE! 
Movie:  “Splash” (PG)

Kid's Night Out*
Parents - drop off your kids and give yourself four hours of free time! This is a monthly event with a changing theme; pizza and dessert are included. Join us for our end of summer party.
Where:  Civic Center, 3001 17th Street
When:   Saturday, August 16th 

Time:    7:00 pm-11:00 pm
Ages:    6-11 years old
Cost:     $10 per person
Theme:  Pool party!

For additional information please call the Parks and Recreation Department at (407) 957-7243.